Luis Carvajal-Carmona receives award to investigate ethnic differences in diagnosis and treatment of gastric cancer

October 05, 2018
Study seeks to improve cancer survival for Latinos, Asians and Blacks UC Davis leads University of California precision medicine effort to address vast cancer health disparities (SACRAMENTO) UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has received a $6.3 million grant from the National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities for a 5-year study to tease out why some ethnic and racial minority groups fare worse than whites when they get cancer and to find more precise treatments to improve their chances of survival.